Classes, tutorials, talks and more!
A World of Art - Art Process
In this Live Session I talk about:
- Career Path and how some artists such as myself can go through various roles and industries along the years. I talk also a bit about being Art Director at Scruffy Dog, where we do themed attractions and digital storytelling.
- We go through a brief introduction on Painter 2022 and Xencelabs Pen Tablet Medium Bundle
- We talk about the brushes used for the artwork
- Colour Theory
- Steps from sketch to finished artwork
It's fully available for free at the IAMAG VIDEO LIBRARY. https://videos.iamag.co/programs/isis-sousa-a-world-of-art
You need to register to the Video Library have access.
This is 2 hours class with universal principles and ideas about texture we cover:
- What are textures? Beyond common misconceptions
- Observing and recording them
- The Importance of Classification (According to your perceptions)
- The different types: Patterns vs Non-Patterns
- Breakdown: example of texture made of different brushes
- Breakdowns: 4 different principles for break down textures into more manageable parts:
Distinct Surfaces as part of same matter
- Tips for studies (drawing/painting)
It's fully available for free at the IAMAG VIDEO LIBRARY. https://videos.iamag.co/programs/principles-for-understanding-textures-with-isis-sousa
You need to register to the Video Library have access. (The LIVE sessions were free, but the record replay is a Paid resource.)
Mini Tutorial: New Brush Accelerator on Painter 2021
This is a mini tutorial that I did in partnership with Painter 2021, Intel and MSI as a result of testing the New Brush Accelerator (TM) and how it enhances overall performance in Painter Brushes as well as overall document manipulation. Learn how to find and run this powerful tool!
Webinar: My Top 10 Hits & Fails of CG Freelancing
I had presented it earlier this year at CTN and IPCA, but since it is now in backlist and because I know so many more people can benefit from it, you can get this extra chance of checking it out.
I talk about my biggest fails and best business practises along my 18 years career as a freelance artist. Whether you are a student or an experienced artist, you are welcome to join!
Click HERE for the Painting Process
Click HERE for the Theory and Creative Process
Painter Webinar: Autumn Inspired Character Illustration
In this Webinar for Corel Painter, I have created a Character Illustration, which I used to show you my Creative Process for 'personal' work.
- I start with some quick theory on Character Development & Design.
- Present the passes of the creative and painting process
- Live Painting explaining Key Principles used in the illustration
On the Painting Process video - Complementary material, you see the timelapse, fully narrated.
Sargent Brushes Mastercourse
In this series for Corel Painter 2021 you get to know the tools of the Sargent Brush set and learn to apply them in basic techniques.
This course is progressive and will take you to master the brushes, from doing free sketching to working with simple frameworks, passing through themes such as Still Life, Architecture, Landscape and Portraits.
Watch the 7 Classes
Available now on Youtube!
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Stories of the CG Community - Covid19
It is a casual short documentary where people from all corners of the globe and the CG Community share how the Pandemic affected their personal lives, work and business.
These are beautiful real-life stories that will inspire you and help you feel connected.
It counts with the participation of Patrice Leymarie (IAMAG.co), Carla Osterheld (Filmmaker/VFX Artist), Temarius Walker (Concept Artist in Games), Alzira Pacheco (Developer/Artist), Ade Smith (GameFilmHub.com), Steven Ford (University Teacher, Art Director), Sara Saeed (2D & 3D Artist) and was created by Isis Sousa (VisDev Artist, Art Lecturer)
FREE: Minimalist Realism Sketch - IN-DEPTH/advanced class @ IAMAG
This is the follow-up In-Depth/advanced class for Minimalist Realism Sketch.
It is a painting technique based on SYNTHESIS and has focus on:
- simplification of process
- breaking complexity into manageable parts
- understanding shapes and silhouettes
- identifying colour-value
- compressing light into less values
This technique is for you who want to train your artistic perceptions, unwire from doing polished work, practise a different way of sketching, and sharpen your overall skills.
It's fully available for free at the IAMAG VIDEO LIBRARY. https://videos.iamag.co/programs/in-depth-minimalist-realism-sketch-with-isis-sousa
You need to register to have access.
Fundamentals for painting skin and hair with Corel Painter Airbrush
This is a commissioned class by Corel Painter with focus on the versatility of their airbrush - a great tool for painting hair and skin. So here you learn some principles, that will help you accomplish these with this one tool.
This is also helpful if you use other programs, as you can apply these principles to similar brushes, such as the common round brush with soft edges!
This is not a class about the fundamentals of portraiture. (I am working on that and hope to publish it in a near future!)
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More Free Resources coming soon! Stay tuned!
I have a Podcast!
With focus on Personal Development for Artists and Creatives, Art and Artist Life, Business and related.
Work In Progress Podcast
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Available NOW on Spotify, Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts and other platforms!